Phytosanitary Certificates are now available for international buyers. We ship Internationally and Australia wide including Tasmania and WA.
SKU Code: F 26
Characteristics: Herbaceous flowering plant 120 cm
Seed per packet: Approx. 80
Seed per gram: Approx. 200
A popular medicinal herb, much of the purple coneflower plant is used to make Echinacea, including the leaves, stems, roots, and flowers.
Echinacea is used in a wide variety of different natural products made from these plants, some of which are used for the treatment of immune system disorders, bacterial infections, and viral infections.
It is believed that Echinacea improves the healing process of skin wounds. It may also control inflammation.
Adaptable to most well-drained garden soils in a sunny position. It is tolerant of drought, heat, humidity, and poor soils.
Tropical: Spring or Autumn.
Temperate: Spring to Early Summer.
Cool climate: Spring.
Sow: 5mm deep
Sow direct in the growing position for the best results. If sowing in trays transplant when large enough to handle avoiding excessive root disturbance.
Germination: 10-20 days
Plant space: 40cm
Flowering: 16-20 Weeks
We now stock a range of Propagation Accessories including the popular Aquamiser Propagation Kits, Pots, Native and Forestry Tubes, Trays, Labels and more.
We can only ship these items to Australian locations, international customers please request shipping quotation prior to purchasing.